Katherine Melzer-Ross, M.D. is a fellowship-trained reproductive endocrinologist dedicated to assisting families in their journey towards parenthood. Since attending her first birth as a medical student, she has always known that providing care to women is where her passion lies. Dr. Melzer Ross has been bringing this passion to her practice at Genesis Fertility since joining us in 2013. Her special interests include early embryo development, fertility preservation, and preimplantation genetic diagnosis. She is also a skilled hysteroscopic surgeon and treats a variety of conditions that alter fertility, such as uterine fibroids, polyps, and anomalies.
Dr. Melzer-Ross was raised in Brooklyn and attended Stuyvesant High School. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Human Biology from Stanford University. She then served as a clinical cancer researcher for several years within the Department of Dermatology at NYU Langone Medical Center. Dr. Melzer Ross subsequently obtained her medical degree from the University of Buffalo, graduating summa cum laude and being inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha as a junior medical student. She completed her residency training in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Brown University/ Women & Infant’s Hospital of Rhode Island and was awarded numerous teaching awards during her time there. Her sub-specialty fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility was completed at NYU Langone Medical Center.
Dr. Melzer-Ross is board-certified in both Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility. She is an active member of the American Congress of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM). She has authored research papers in peer-reviewed journals and has presented her research at numerous national meetings.